Oct 29, 2013 3:00am PDT
is a big day, the anniversary of hurricane sandy. we have indra petersons, she's down in a place that became the face of devastation, seaside heights, new jersey. indra, good to have you there today. >> thank you, chris. it really is hard to believe it has already been a year since superstorm sandy really impacted the region. i'm actually standing in front of where the jetstar roller coaster used to be. if you look over my shoulder, there was nothing there. it was torn down in may. we have signs of progress. you can see, we're right in front of the casino pier. 90% of the businesses here on the boardwalk are open. they're hoping to have more open by next summer. we'll give you a deeper look into sandy coming up in a bit. i want to talk about a storm system impacting today. that storm system could bring as much as 10 inches into portions of wyoming and colorado, heavy winds, winter storm warnings in effect in that region. the reason this is so significant, you have that cold air clashing with the warm air into the south. so with that, the jet stream going right over that panhandle
Oct 28, 2013 3:00am PDT
. >>> nearly a year after hurricane sandy tore through new jersey and new york, parts of a key landmark set to reopen today. parts of ellis island will be opened. visitors will be welcomed back to the halls of the immigrant wall of honor, the immigration museum will remain closed through the spring while a new electric am system is installed. remembrances continue to pour in for legendary rock pioneer lou reed dead at the age of 71. he was a founding member of the velvet underground sunday is widely credited with changing the landscape in the '70s. he wrote and recorded dozens and dozens of songs in his tremendous career. we'll talk more about that coming up. what a tremendous career when you think of all the influences. we'll get into it. >> and he was young, a loss on many levels. >> 71. yeah. >> thanks, mikaela. let's go straight over to ingrid petersen for a look at the temperatures. >> temperatures are bounding up to the 60s. above average. the average is typically in the upper 50s right now. this is only going to last one day, though. we have another cold front swinging through the no
Oct 31, 2013 3:00am PDT
cleaning up from superstorm sandy and the year before it was a record-breaking nor'easter that dumped snow across several stays. detroit, st. louis, nashville, memphis, i can good on and on, all the way down through new orleans and houston. we heard of 15 inches of rain possibly that has fallen, 3 to 5 in the forecast today. 1 to 2 across the area. the threat of the strong winds combine and even the threat for an isolated tornado still in the forecast tonight. just take a look at these winds. gusts as high as 43 miles per hour in buffalo, in through new york city. also seeing strong winds, especially as the system works its way east overnight. past trick or treating you see this spread in the northeast and mid-atlantic overnight. we mentioned the 53 million people in the severe weather threat we're talking from the plains to the northeast, all of us will be dealing with the storm tonight. >> dealing with something. >> yes. >> are you impressed that indra is able to do the weather with such serious demeanor while staring at a gorilla? >> yes. >> can we show this? >> this is happening today.
Nov 4, 2013 3:00am PST
't able because of the hurricane sandy. yeah, this was definitely not expected. i didn't expect that to lap at lax or at home, really. >> you have a two-and-a-half-year-old son at home, i am sure he is probably thankful this was the one time he was not fly toing with you. >> absolutely, yes. >> let's end this on a good note, fear is not going to conquer. let's show everyone your marathon medal. how are you feeling today? >> i'm good. i can wauvenlth i took it slow. but i wanted to have a god time. >> congratulations. >> thank you guys for coming in. a horrific and surreal couple of days. thank you for talking to us. >> chris, back to you. >> we will take a break. when we come back, is it possible to bully a grown man? how about a 320-pound offensive tackle? that is what is being alleged in miami with the dolphins. we will give you the facts and debate the situation. >>> plus, it's hard to get the crowds going when you are unconscious, the denver mascot passing out on the job. there he is. we will tell you what happened. the right medicare d plan. g no one could have left this